Application: Hallmark of Excellence Scholarships


Scholarship Amount: $1,500 award; must be used for payment of tuition/fees or on-campus housing at the university student attends

This award is presented to at least one senior student who best meets the following criteria:

  1. You must be a senior at Pike High School and rank in the upper 10% of your graduating class (weighted).
  2. You must have been a Pike High School student for at least three years.
  3. You must plan to further your education at a college, university, or technical school, and you must meet the necessary entrance requirements of that institution.
  4. You must be an active member of the student body as demonstrated by your participation and your service to Pike High School.
  5. You must complete all sections of the application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: All application materials must be received no later than: Not scheduled yet.. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.


Please make sure you meet all the requirements for this scholarship before filling out this form. All fields are required unless otherwise noted. If you need additional space or to send your transcript and letter of acceptance, you may upload a file (Microsoft Word DOC, Adobe PDF, text, JPEG, GIF, or PNG format) using the file upload near the bottom. You may also email these to:

Student Name:

Parent / Guardian Name(s):


Zip Code:


Alternate Phone (optional):


Grade Point Average (obtain from the Guidance Office):

Class Rank (weighted) (Obtain from the Guidance Office):

Name of the Institution You Plan to Attend:

Proposed Field of Study:

Application Status (select one):

I hereby certify that the information provided in this application is, to the best of my knowledge, complete and accurate. I grant permission to the Pike Township Educational Foundation to verify this information. I also grant permission to PTEF to use excerpts from my application for marketing purposes.

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The Pike Township Educational Foundation places great emphasis on the applicant's response to the essay portion of the application. Please complete an essay to answer the following questions.

Please prepare an essay of no more than the equivalent of two (2) typed pages. The essay should clearly and succinctly elaborate on a Pike High School experience that ignited your interest in a chosen career path. Use the following quotation to help frame your essay:
“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” -William Butler Yeats

Please identify (in list form) any school or community awards, clubs, and activities to support your application. These activities include Honors and Awards, Performing Arts, Athletics, PHS Extracurricular Activities, Community Sevice.

Notes (optional):
Use this space to supply any additional information.

Upload Additional Files - your transcript and letter of acceptance:


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Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Your application must include the following information: Personal Data, Resume, Essay, Transcript (uploaded above or emailed to, Letter of Acceptance from college or university (uploaded or emailed if available)

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